Did you know that lighting accounts for over 70% of all retrofits and remodels? Nowadays, the decision to relight or remodel a property isn’t solely based on aesthetics. When you consider the fact that the EPAct, along with other tax deductions and credits make it possible to substantially save money, the question isn’t what lights look good but rather how much money you want to save! When you’re looking for commercial lighting retrofits in CA, there’s no better place to turn to than American Lighting Supply.
Today we’re going to explore some more economic benefits to commercial lighting retrofits.
1. The Energy Policy Act of 2005 allows for a federal tax deduction of $0.60 per square foot for putting in energy efficient lighting and the associated controls. Think about the fact that 200,000-square foot warehouse will generate $120,000 in tax deductions when properly renovated and it’s easy to see why people and business all over California are making the switch now!
2. Just like get a rebate for buying a new energy efficient refrigerator, you also get rebates from your utility company for installing energy efficient lighting.
3. You’ll save a ton of money on energy costs. Simply put, a new lighting system can reduce your power usage by 50%! With energy costs expected to double in some areas over the next 5 years, it’s easy to see how important these savings can be.
Are you ready to start saving money by simply installing commercial lighting retrofits in your California warehouse? Call American Lighting Supply today and let us see how we can help you!